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Investigation chief says Russia committed war crimes in Ukraine

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Children were raped and confined in Ukraine, report says Investigators liaising with war crimes court on findings Russia has reguarly dismissed accusations of abuses Commission will look into alleged forced transfers next GENEVA, Sept 23 (Reuters) – War crimes including rape, torture, executions and confinement of […]

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First post-blockade food aid ship leaves Ukraine for Africa

Ship left Ukrainian port of Pivdennyi -Eikon data Bound for Djibouti, grain for Ethiopia Five ships left Ukraine on Tuesday -Turkish ministry Thirty ships apply to go to Ukraine in next two weeks -minister KYIV/ISTANBUL, Aug 16 (Reuters) – The ship Brave Commander has left the Ukrainian port of Pivdennyi, carrying the first cargo of […]

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Russia raps Israel on Ukraine but plays down Jewish Agency court case

A view shows the entrance to a Russian branch of the Jewish Agency for Israel, in Moscow, Russia July 21, 2022. REUTERS/Evgenia Novozhenina Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register JERUSALEM, July 26 (Reuters) – Russia criticised Israel’s stance on the war in Ukraine but said on Tuesday that a dispute over a […]

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Russian investigator says wants new tribunal for Ukraine

July 25 (Reuters) – The head of Russia’s investigative committee said Moscow had charged 92 members of Ukrainian armed forces with crimes against humanity and proposed an international tribunal backed by countries including Bolivia, Iran and Syria. The government’s Rossiiskaya Gazeta on Monday quoted committee head Alexander Bastrykin as accusing “more than 220 persons, including […]

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Breakaway east Ukraine territory defends death penalty as it opens Moscow embassy

This content was produced in Russia, where the law restricts coverage of Russian military operations in Ukraine. MOSCOW, July 12 (Reuters) – The self-styled Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) on Tuesday opened an embassy in Russia, one of only two countries to recognise the breakaway statelet in eastern Ukraine, and defended its right to impose capital […]

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Russian-flagged ships transport Ukraine’s grain to Syria, Maxar says

Ears of wheat are seen in a field near the village of Hrebeni in Kyiv region, Ukraine July 17, 2020. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, June 16 (Reuters) – Russian-flagged ships have been carrying grain harvested in Ukraine last season and transported it to Syria, U.S. satellite imagery […]

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Pope raps Russian ‘cruelty’ in Ukraine, says invasion violates nation’s rights

Pope Francis addresses people as he arrives for the weekly general audience at the Vatican, June 8, 2022. REUTERS/Guglielmo Mangiapane Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Pope praises Ukrainians for ‘heroic’ resistance Says war should not be seen in black and white terms Hopes to meet Russian Orthodox head Kirill in September […]

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WHO condemns Russia’s aggression in Ukraine in rare vote, rejects Moscow’s counter-proposal

First resolution condemns Russia’s aggression Russia responds in diplomatic tit-for-tat China backs Moscow in both WHO votes WHO reports 235 healthcare attacks in Ukraine GENEVA, May 26 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization assembly passed a motion on Thursday condemning the regional health emergency triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and rejected a rival resolution […]

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Russian troops ill-prepared for Ukraine war, says ex-Kremlin mercenary

NEUILLY-SUR-SEINE, France, May 10 (Reuters) – The Russian military’s failure to seize the Ukrainian capital was inevitable because in the preceding years they had never directly faced a powerful enemy, according to a former mercenary with the Kremlin-linked Wagner Group who fought alongside the Russian army. Marat Gabidullin took part in Wagner Group missions on […]

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Animal Tracks: Shelter has pets in need of homes

There are lots of dogs and cats at the Dothan Animal Shelter in need of good homes. To find out more about these or other animals, call the shelter at 334-615-4620. Ask about sponsorships, volunteer opportunities and the shelter’s ongoing wish list. Save-A-Pet helps find homes for animals at the Dothan Animal Shelter and can […]